Cecil: baby boy name meaning and popularity



Derived from the Roman name Caecilius, meaning "blind." Which is exactly what your little Cecil will seem when he claims he can't find the shoes that are literally in front of his face.



Famous people named Cecil:

Film director Cecil DeMille; baseball player Cecil Fielder; photographer Cecil Beaton; football players Cecil Dowdy, Cecil Newton, and Cecil Shorts.

Fun fact:

Sideshow Bob from "The Simpsons" has a brother named Cecil Terwilliger.

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